A stunning, recently refurbished, 18th century coaching inn offering comfortable rooms in the heart of Bala.

A true traditional Welsh pub, in a great Welsh town.

Built in 1752, the White Lion Royal Hotel retains its charm, character and heritage offering a large restaurant, ideal for functions with a separate meeting room. The bar has a welcoming opening fire, as well as showing live sports on TV.

Our fine selection of real ales is complimented by an extensive menu, featuring a great range of grills and pub classics.

Explore the many lakes and mountains that North Wales has to offer, take a trip up the Snowdonia Mountain Railway, or simply enjoying a relaxing fishing expedition at Bala Lake, our friendly team and welcoming atmosphere are always here ready for you on your return.

We are also proud to offer a fantastic range of function and event packages to cater for all occasions. From formal, three course sit-down meals with arrival drinks, to an evening buffet with accompanying entertainment, we would love you to see what we have to offer.


  • Accommodation
  • Beer garden
  • Car park
  • Disabled facilities
  • Dogs allowed
  • Family friendly
  • Food
  • Function room
  • Real ale
  • Real fire
  • WiFi free
  • BT Sport
  • Cask Marque